IL 7th Cav Co L. Residence: Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Blacksmith. Age 21. Hazel eyes, brown hair, dark complexion, 5’5”. Enlisted for one year on 16 Jan 1865 at Chicago and mustered there the same day. Private. Mustered out 4 Nov 1865 at Nashville, Tennessee. Sources: (ILSA reel 14 p68)